Commercial Development

Commercial Development
DCA’s Commercial Development Grants Program provides project funding to assist WA-based creative businesses to develop their commercial potential, increase business viability and extend market reach.  Grants are available for a range of projects or activities undertaken with the objective of:
increasing sales or business revenue
building audiences or client bases 
accessing new markets or increasing market share
promoting or strengthening business/brand profile; or 
developing strategic business or commercial significance. 
Refer to the program handbook for more information on this program.
To apply for a grant:
Check the program handbook for information on who can apply, when to apply, eligible projects and activities, and how to address the assessment criteria in your application.
Register or Log in to Online Grants to apply online OR download an application form to submit a hardcopy application.
Refer to the DCA Grants – A Guide to Completing Your Application for instructions on completing your application.
Contact a DCA Grants and Programs Officer if you need clarification or assistance.

Culture and the Arts (WA)'s Commercial Development Grants Program provides project funding to assist WA-based creative businesses to develop their commercial potential, increase business viability and extend market reach.

Grants are available for a range of projects or activities undertaken with the objective of:

  • increasing sales or business revenue;

  • building audiences or client bases;

  • accessing new markets or increasing market share;

  • promoting or strengthening business/brand profile; or 

  • developing strategic business or commercial significance. 

Refer to the program handbook for more information on this program.

To apply for a grant: